2000th PATIENT REGISTERS AT THE LIGHT, LEEDS
One Medicare, the Leeds based primary care services provider, was delighted to welcome and register a 2000th patient to their city centre surgery at The Light this week.
The surgery, which opened its doors in September 2007, is the only NHS doctor's surgery in Leeds city centre and is currently registering patients who live within the city centre area.
Terri Palliser, the 2000th patient, a recruitment consultant at Reed Accountancy commented: "I live in a new apartment in Leeds city centre and was delighted to discover that the infrastructure for city dwellers includes a GP surgery. One Medicare @ The Light is really convenient for me as it is near to both home and work."
Dr Phillip Earnshaw, Chief Executive Officer of One Medicare, added: "We are very pleased that our surgery is able to offer a valuable service to people living within the city centre. To register our 2000th patient well within the first year of opening is a credit to all the hard work our team have put in to make the surgery a success."
One Medicare's doctors surgery is in The Light shopping centre on The Headrow and offers patients a wide range of NHS services, including advice from an expert team of doctors and nurses with referrals to consultants when required. Specialist services also include a Drop-in Sexual Health Clinic in partnership with the Terrence Higgins Trust, and private travel and flu vaccinations.
Since its launch the surgery has responded consistently to residents demands and are now offering patients extended opening hours as follows:
Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 8.00am - 6.00pm
Tuesday and Thursday: 7.00am - 7.00pm
Saturday: 10.00am - 2.00pm
Patients who wish to register at the surgery should call One Medicare @ The Light directly on 0844 815 1141, visit our website at www.onemedicare.co.uk or call in to the surgery for more information.
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